Compare Charles Schwab vs Vanguard BETA

See how Vanguard vs. Charles Schwab compare on employee ratings, job openings, CEO approval, business outlook and more.

Employee Ratings

Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 2318 reviews)
3.1
(based on 2355 reviews)
Career Opportunities
3.4
3.0
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
3.2
Work-life balance
3.8
3.8
Senior Management
3.3
2.9
Culture & Values
3.9
3.5
CEO Approval
Charles Schwab Ceo Walt Bettinger II
86%Walt Bettinger II
Vanguard Ceo Tim Buckley
76%Tim Buckley
% Recommend to a friend
66%
51%
Positive Business Outlook
56%
50%

Salaries

Salaries for similar jobs
Customer Service Representative47 Salaries
$38,500/yr
Managing Director127 Salaries
$165,000/yr
Registered Representative110 Salaries
$43,447/yr
Client Relationship Specialist242 Salaries
$43,997/yr
Supervisor53 Salaries
$66,214/yr
Financial Advisor69 Salaries
$60,432/yr

What Employees Say

Pros
"Work life balance"(in 209 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 135 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 418 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 277 reviews)
Cons
"Call center"(in 117 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 49 reviews)
"Call center"(in 199 reviews)
"Entry level"(in 69 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Registered Representative

I worked at Charles Schwab full-time for more than a year

Pros

I was able to develop a very broad base of financial planning knowledge. Wonderful career development potential.

Cons

Highly regimented day. Dealing with call center clients can be very challenging.

Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at Vanguard full-time

Pros

- great mission - client-focused company - strong leaders with very strong emerging senior leadership team

Cons

- as with any large company that has grown quickly, our infrastructure is catching up with our growth

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